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Broads Tours River Trips

Norwich Road, Wroxham NR12 8RX, England
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So relaxing

It wasn’t the warmest day but despite this it was a very relaxing and informative 2 hour round... read more

Reviewed yesterday
SwallowD
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Interesting Trip

This is a must for a full and informative trip on the broads. The boat's are very shallow draught... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Ken H
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Southampton, England, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent71%
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“hour trip” (85 reviews)
“top deck” (39 reviews)
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Norwich Road, Wroxham NR12 8RX, England
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"hour trip"
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"top deck"
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"interesting commentary"
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"running commentary"
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"two hours"
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"lovely trip"
in 30 reviews
"self drive"
in 9 reviews
"bure valley"
in 30 reviews
"enjoyable trip"
in 19 reviews
"great introduction"
in 8 reviews
"local wildlife"
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"couple of hours"
in 31 reviews
"boat ride"
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"small boat"
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"lovely afternoon"
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"recommend this trip"
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"value for money"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It wasn’t the warmest day but despite this it was a very relaxing and informative 2 hour round trip. A running commentary pointing out areas of interest but left us to enjoy the scenery on the way back .More

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Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear SwallowD Thank you very much for posting this fantastic review! It's great to hear that you enjoyed the trip and the commentary. I will be sure to pass on your very kind comments to the skipper. We do hope that you choose to visit...More

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Reviewed yesterday

This is a must for a full and informative trip on the broads. The boat's are very shallow draught as The Broads are not that deep, went on a 2 hour trip and as we went round the skipper pointed out features and bird life...More

Thank Ken H
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Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear Ken H Thank you very much for joining us for a Broads Tours trip and for posting this great review about it! I am delighted that you enjoyed the trip and the skipper's commentary. We do hope that you choose to visit the Broads...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

This attraction is completely wheelchair acessible, having a lift to get onto the top deck of the boat. All staff are incredibly helpful and the skippper gave a long talk all the way out on the history of the Broads and was very passionate about...More

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Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Poohtlepops Thank you very much for joining us for a river trip and for posting this lovely review about it! I will pass on your very kind comments to the team! We do hope that you choose to visit the area again soon! With...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Not quite such a sunny day for our boat trip but probably the better for it ... 4 hours hire allowed us to travel up to the Ferry Inn for a tasty lunch & then return in good time, even with a traverse of Wroxham...More

Thank Sheila M
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Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Sheila M Thank you very much for this fantastic review, it's lovely to hear that you enjoyed your time on a self drive day boat. Well done for taking the helm, and good luck with the rest of your bucket list!! With kindest regards...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Badly organised could not even agree the count of people on the boat. The scenery was lovely, spoilt by the inane non stop comments of the guide. An example there's a swallow, no it was a kingfisher its on the branch of the big tree,...More

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Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Norman237 Thank you for joining us for a Broads Tours trip and for posting this review about it. I am sorry to hear that you thought that our boarding and passenger accounting procedure was badly organised. As part of the Maritime and Coastguard Agency...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Trip on the boat was very informative. Totally relaxing and able to enjoy a pint of beer for me and a glass of wine for my wife. The trip along the river and into the two lakes, gave us the confidence to return the following...More

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Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear 427Hedley Thank you very much for this lovely review. It's great to hear that you enjoyed the trip so much that you came back the next day to hire a self drive dayboat! We really look forward to welcoming you back to the Broads...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the two hour trip from Wroxham to Hickling point and back. The commentary was interesting and not too intrusive and the scenery was lovely. We managed to spot some bird life but this is not the trip for you if you wish to...More

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Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Lucy L Thank you very much for joining us for a river trip and for posting this lovely review about it. I am delighted that you found the commentary to be interesting and not too intrusive, I will pass on your kind comments to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely 90 minute tour of the broads, commentary was very informative and relaxed. Boat was clean and well equipped. Very smooth ride and if the seats had been a bit more comfortable i could probably have fallen asleep as it was so peaceful and relaxing...More

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Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear tinaglees0n What a lovely review, thank you very much! I will pass on your very kind comments to the crew. I certainly agree that being out on the river is indeed relaxing and peaceful. I am sorry to hear that you didn't feel comfortable...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I, along with my elderly mother and aunt had a most wonderful 2 hour boat trip 'round the Norfolk Broads yesterday on the Belle of the Broads, Richard, and Christine greeted us and were so helpful, carefully organizing my mother and aunt,...More

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Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Richard and Pat 21 Thank you very much for joining us for a river trip and for posting this lovely review about it! I am delighted to hear that we helped you and you family to make some happy memories! I will pass on...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very interesting trip on the Belle of the broads with a knowledgeable captain and friendly crew, the boat had two decks the upper had an open seated area, 2 toilet facilities and a hot and cold drinks facility 1.5 hours well spent, the photos...More

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Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Williamwalker890 Thank you very much for joining us for a trip on board the Belle of the Broads and for posting this lovely review about it. I am delighted to hear that you found the trip and the commentary to be interesting, and that...More

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maryb1963
20 June 2018|
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Response from hilary d | Reviewed this property |
we didnt book,and we went on a sunday morning,1st weekend in june!we turned up about an hour before,parked in their car park(you have to pay),got the tickets and waited near the boat.afterwards we got some lunch and walked... More
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atifapps
8 May 2018|
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Response from Barbara G | Property representative |
Hi The cost for our 90 minute trip is £9 per adult, and our two hour trip is £10.50 per adult. The cost to hire a self-drive dayboat is £19 per hour. I hope that this helps but for more information please telephone our... More
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roberta13
4 May 2018|
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Response from Witchypoo69 | Reviewed this property |
The best place to park the car is next to the departure point of the boat trip in the pay and display car park as it is quite large. The booking point is then only approximately 50 metres away. This is at Wroxham.
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